Commission a Portrait by Lesley Wingfield
A truly innovative gift to give. No words necessary. A silent gesture.Through an expert curation of affordable portrait artists this spectacular gift can be realised with ease. The gifter chooses the Artist between two mediums, oil or charcoal and can spend time reaching their decision and reviewing previous portraits by the two highly regarded artists presented. The Portrait Experience ‘finer details’ re: location ‘remote or studio based’, ‘dimensions of portrait’ etc. to be fine-tuned through consultation with Mary Lambert, GivingIrish at time of purchase.
Artist: Lesley Wingfield
Lesley has been awarded numerous bursaries and project funding from Westmeath Co Council, Creative Ireland and OPW. Her work is in the permanent collection of IMMA & Tullamore Hospital and many private homes.
The portraits are timeless and capture a moment in time beautifully. Lesley captures the essence of her subject by engaging directly with them during a relaxed photographic session in their own home/workplace and using these images for visual information when drawing her subject.
‘A Portrait should reveal the sitters’ personality and character, the unique characteristics giving a glimpse into the spirit of the individual’
Photography session, portrait created with charcoal on fabriano paper, frame & mount.
Portrait dimensions: 45 cm x 60 cm
*extra expenses: copy of photos from photo shoot and artists travel expenses